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ready Transparent Reporting of Evaluations with Non-randomized Designs

Abbreviation: TREND

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Evidence-based public health decisions are based on evaluations of intervention studies with randomized and nonrandomized designs. Transparent reporting is crucial for assessing the validity and efficacy of these intervention studies, and, it facilitates synthesis of the findings for evidence-based recommendations. Therefore, the mission of the Transparent Reporting of Evaluations with Nonrandomized Designs (TREND) group is to improve the reporting standards of nonrandomized evaluations of behavioral and public health intervention


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Improving the reporting quality of nonrandomized evaluations of behavioral and public health interventions: the TREND statement.

Des Jarlais DC,Lyles C,Crepaz N
Am J Public Health 2004

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Evaluating the impact and use of Transparent Reporting of Evaluations with Non-randomised Designs (TREND) reporting guidelines.

Fuller T,Pearson M,Peters JL,Anderson R
BMJ Open 2012

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Impact of the transparent reporting of evaluations with nonrandomized designs reporting guideline: ten years on.

Fuller T,Peters J,Pearson M,Anderson R
Am J Public Health 2014

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